March 2017

February Employee of the Month: Rupa Mehta

Posted: February 28, 2017 at 12:52 pm, Last Updated: February 28, 2017 at 3:14 pm

Heartfelt congratulations to Rupa Mehta, Enrollment Planning and Administration, Office of the Provost, for being selected as the February 2017 Employee of the Month. Read more about Rupa in this Mason News article. Do you know a superstar? Make sure they receive the deserved recognition, and submit a nomination for Mason’s Employee of the Month. Additional information can […]

March Staff Senate Meeting: Updates from Compliance, Diversity, and Ethics

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:40 pm, Last Updated: July 26, 2017 at 8:44 am

Wednesday, March 1 Noon to 2 p.m. Fairfax: Innovation Hall, Room 334 Arlington: Founders Hall, Room B119 (videoconferenced) SciTech: Bull Run Hall, Room 254 (videoconferenced) Guest Speakers: Julian Williams, Vice President of Compliance, Diversity, and Ethics Jennifer Hammat, Title IX Coordinator Guest speakers begin at noon, followed by time to ask questions, express concerns, or offer feedback about […]

Mason Advisor Certificate Program: Spring Registration Open

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:34 pm, Last Updated: July 26, 2017 at 8:44 am

The Mason Academic Advisor Network (MAAN) is excited to announce the spring schedule for the Mason Advisor Certificate Program (MAC). The MAC Program seeks to enhance and develop the Mason academic advising experience. Modules address the informational, conceptual, and relational aspects of academic advising. The program provides a cohesive curriculum centered around topics related to […]

HireMason Training: March 17

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:33 pm

Does your office or department have on-campus student jobs to advertise? Last year, over 15,000 students logged into HireMason searching for jobs! Discover the benefits of using HireMason to connect with students by attending University Career Services’ upcoming HireMason Workshop. This session will offer a detailed demonstration of how to post a job in the […]

Mental Health First Aid: March Training Dates

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:31 pm

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) and University Life are pleased to offer Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training at no cost to members of the Mason community. MHFA is a program designed to provide participants with basic skills to help someone experiencing a mental health or substance use-related crisis. MHFA helps you to learn risk factors […]

Updates from University Libraries

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:21 pm, Last Updated: February 28, 2017 at 12:37 pm

Save the Date: Music Library Grand Opening The Music Library will be having a Grand Opening on March 21 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Fenwick Library. All music collections (including books, scores, and CDs) left their long-time home in the Gateway Library and have now returned to the second floor of Fenwick Library. #MarchIntoMusic […]

From Our Friends in Human Resources and Payroll

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:16 pm, Last Updated: February 28, 2017 at 3:15 pm

Financial Well-Being – Take Action During America Saves Week: February 27–March 4 America Saves Week (ASW) is a fantastic opportunity for faculty and staff to sample some of the terrific financial education that is available through Mason. TIAA and Fidelity Investments are offering webinars on a range of financial topics during ASW (you don’t have […]

Trevor Noah at the Center for the Arts: Faculty/Staff Special Pricing

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:09 pm

Trevor Noah of The Daily Show will be at the Center for the Arts on April 21 at 8 p.m., sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement. Tickets are currently on sale, and Student Involvement is offering special pricing to faculty/staff: $45 or $35, Mason faculty/staff (limit 2 per ID) For important details, visit

Financial Well-Being Seminar: Your Credit Report

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:06 pm

Join Sarah Lieu of Apple Federal Credit Union for a Financial Well-Being Seminar on credit reports on Thursday, March 9, at 12 p.m. Credit reports and credit scores influence our lives in many ways. Your history of credit management affects the cost of loans, your ability to rent or buy a home, the insurance rates you […]

Mason Administrative Professionals (MAP) March Meeting

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 2:01 pm, Last Updated: July 26, 2017 at 8:44 am

The next Mason Administrative Professionals (MAP) meeting will be held on March 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Merten Hall, Room 1204. Our guests will be Mike Laskofski, Associate Vice President of Research Operations, and Pat Sperry, Associate Director of Outreach and Systems Administration. They will present an overview on the Office of […]